The government has launched the Trader Support Service this week which aims to help Northern Ireland firms deal with the red tape created by the new Irish Sea border, which comes into force when the UK leaves the EU on 1 January next year. The new border will require customs declarations for goods entering Northern Ireland from Great Britain and the free-to-use Trader Support Service (TSS) will help firms deal with these documents. Under the scheme, traders will register with […]
The RHA has labelled transport minister Jesse Norman as complacent after he belatedly revealed plans to create a national charging infrastructure to prevent the creation of a “patchwork” of clean air zones (CAZs) with differing charges and regulations.
Hertfordshire-based Carters Haulage entered administration after expanding from one lorry to 40 in just three years to service a blue chip client and then losing the business months later.
The government is to sell its remaining stake in Royal Mail, completing the company’s journey from public-to-private road transport heavyweight.